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How dangerous is coronavirus?

Three weeks after Chinese officials announced the outbreak of a new virus, more than 400 people have been sickened and 17 have died, leading to questions of just how alarmed should the public be. 

Coronavirus vaccine in 'early stages' as focus turns to China's transparency

Officials with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are working on a vaccine to combat the deadly Chinese coronavirus that's sickened more than 400 people and killed at least 17, an NIH spokesperson told Fox News on Wednesday. The news comes as Chinese officials are reportedly warning against any attempts at a cover-up as the pneumonia-like disease continues to spread.